2nd Edition of the International IS ARCH Awards for Architecture students is opened
Dear ARCH STUDENT colleagues,
We are pleased to announce that the 2nd Edition of the International IS ARCH Awards for
Architecture students was opened the last 22nd of October, with the amount of € 6,000 for
The 22nd of October the 1st inscription period was opened until the 7th of January, the 2nd
inscription period is currently open from the 8th of January until the 25th of March, and
finally the 3rd inscription period is going to be opened from the 26th of March to the 22nd of April.
As you know the aim of the International IS ARCH Awards for Architecture students is to provide
a platform for recognition and debate surrounding the architecture solutions students
contribute within the framework of their university studies around the world.
On the first edition, prestigious architects on the panel of judges were involved like: Tomislav
Dushanov (Herzog & De Meuron Associate), Ivan Harbour (Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners),
Benedetta Tagliabue, Koji Tsutsui and Fernando Marquez Cecilia, and on the second edition we
have already agreed the collaboration with Rik Nys (senior director in David Chipperfield
Architects), Carles Ferrater, Taba Rasti (Partner Foster + Partners), Sou Fujimoto, and
Benedetta Tagliabue and Tomislav Dushanov (Herzog & De Meuron Associate) who
repeat a second time.
More than 200 proposals submitted and the evaluation system which was divided between jury
technical evaluation (60%) and general public (40%), awarded on the 1st Edition to Almudena
Cano Piñeiro with “Urban Strategies to Regenerate Indian Public Space A case study of Pols in
Ahmedabad” (http://bit.ly/isarch1), Ignacio de Teresa Fernández-Casas with “La cementera”
(http://bit.ly/isarch2) and Javier Subirá Ruiz con “EISA Basel” (http://bit.ly/isarch3). Moreover,
there were 10 honourable mentions and 30 finalists. You could visit all the works on the gallery
IS ARCH: http://bit.ly/isarchgallery
We invite you to visit our website http://isarch.org for further information.